1st day: Encantada Waterfall
We will leave at 5hrs from Lençóis towards the south of the National Park, bound for the rural settlement of Baixão, located in the city of Itaetê-BA. Around 9:30 am, we will go in a rustic car to the beginning of the trail, which is in a difficult to reach place. After arriving at the starting point, we will start the beautiful trail that totals 16 km between round trip.
We will walk along the river bed between huge slabs and pass through about 7 km of canyons until we reach the newly discovered Cachoeira Encantada which is, with its more than 200 meters, definitely one of the most incredible and untouched in Chapada Diamantina. On this same day we will continue to sleep in the Baixão community in the municipality of Ibicoara.
2nd day: Cachoeira do Buracão
After breakfast at the accommodation, around 8:30 am, we will drive to the beginning of the Cachoeira do Buracão trail. On the way, we will pass a stretch of dirt road, crossing Campo Redondo, where the trail begins. We continue on a light walk on the banks of the River Espalhado, passing by Cachoeira das Orquídeas, where we will enjoy a natural massage of the waters and depart to access the canyon of Cachoeira do Buracão, one of the most beautiful places in the package. The trail is very quiet, with 6 km in total, between round trip.
From there, the adventure becomes even more interesting, as we will continue to float with vests across the river, but also with the option of going through the rocks, to Cachoeira do Buracão, which is one of the most impressive in Chapada Diamantina and the most beautiful in Brazil, due to the canyons, its impressive volume of water and 85 meters of fall, having even been the subject of a report by Globo Repórter. On the same day, we will still enjoy the Cachoeira do Recanto Verde.
After enjoying the bath and taking beautiful pictures, we take the trail again to see the waterfall overhead, where we will have a snack and rest for the drive back to the same lodging in Baixão, where we will rest so that, the next day, we can visit another waterfall impressive.
3rd day: Cachoeira da Fumacinha
After overnight in Baixão, we start the trail to Cachoeira da Fumacinha, which is one of the most challenging and charming in Chapada Diamantina, walking along the banks of the Riachão das Pedras for about 1h30. After this stretch the technical part begins, which is walking on the river bed, jumping from stone to stone. There are 6 km made in this way and a total of 18 km, considering round trip. On average, we walked for 3h30 passing through several small falls on the way, where at some point we will walk inside a canyon and see the Cachoeira da Fumacinha just at the close of it. The magnitude and beauty of the waterfall, in itself, makes up for all the effort to reach it, being one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Chapada Diamantina.
There we stopped for a bath and a snack and after resting, we went back the same way. On that day we wil
- What Will You DoOn the first day, we will visit the newly discovered, untouched and incredible Cachoeira Encantada, in the south of the park, close to Itaetê. We will have an incredible and challenging day.
On the second day, still in the south of the park, we go to Cachoeira do Buracão, one of the most impressive in the park with its 85 meters of fall, large volume of water and imposing canyons. We will also see the waterfall from above. After rest we will go back to spend the night in the Baixão Community.
The next day we will visit Cachoeira da Fumacinha, one of the most beautiful waterfalls of Chapada Diamantina with its challenging but rewarding 9 km trail.
On the last day we will visit Poço Azul and Poço Encantado. Both with crystal blue waters inside caves. The beam of light that enters the roof of the cave gives an enchanting effect in the Enchanted Well, which has waters of 70 meters deep and it is still possible to see the bottom. In Poço Azul it is possible to have a magical experience of floating in the cave waters.
- What To ExpectPackage features:
Cachoeira Encantada, Cachoeira do Buracão, Poço Azul, Poço Encantado, Cachoeira da Fumacinha, Cachoeira do Recanto Verde, Cachoeira das Orquídeas, Byzantine Cemetery, Campo Redondo, Riachão das Pedras, Espalhado River, Baixão Community, Mucugê City.
- What Is Included- Guide
- Accommodation for the first 3 nights in simple inns in the cities: Baixão and Mucugê
- Food (1st day: Trail Snack and dinner; 2nd day: Breakfast, trail snack and dinner; 3rd day: Breakfast and trail snack. 4th day: Breakfast and lunch)
- Entrance fee to attractions
- Flotation equipment (Poço Azul)
- Travel insurance
- What Is Not Included- Drinks
- Extreme Sports
- Know Before You Go- Total distance round trip: 1,000 km
- Beginning of the Tour: 5 am
- End of the script: 5:30 pm
- Effort Level: Intense on the 1st day, light on the 2nd day, intense on the 3rd day and light on the 4th day
- Minimum group: 3 people